Minnesota Justice Foundation Award Winner
Elizabeth F. Sauer, supervising attorney at Central Minnesota Legal Services received the Outstanding Service by a Direct Services provider award from the Minnesota Justice Foundation (MJF). The award was presented at MJF’s annual awards celebration on November 7, 2018.
Sauer has been the housing supervising attorney at CMLS since May 2017, with over seven years of prior service as a staff attorney. While she focuses on housing law, her caseload also includes family law cases, predominantly Orders for Protection. Sauer handles hundreds of housing cases on an annual basis. Countless tenants in Hennepin and Anoka counties have avoided homelessness because of Sauer’s outstanding advocacy.